Facilitator/ Research Assistant, Department of Psychology (Part-time & temporary) - Georgetown Coll

Washington D.C.
Jun 14, 2017
Aug 17, 2017
Analyst, Research
Healthcare, Research
Full Time
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Facilitator/ Research Assistant, Department of Psychology (Part-time & temporary) - Georgetown College

Georgetown's Department of Psychology is conducting a search for an outgoing, caring male professional to co-lead a new pilot program called Connect to Baby to be housed at Martha's Table. For more than 35 years, Martha's Table has worked to support stronger children, stronger families, and stronger communities via access to quality early education programs, healthy food, and family supports.

The Facilitator/Research Assistant has duties that include but are not limited to:

  • With female co-lead, coordinates all aspects of the Connect to Baby program at Martha's Table.
  • Completes training and certification procedures for Connect Program.
  • Schedules program classes and visits.
  • Facilitates the Connect to Baby program with a female co-lead - to include teaching classes, overseeing play sessions, and 1:1 parent mentoring.
  • Conveys importance of co-parenting and parenting to participants.
  • Teaches participants the critical importance of the infant/toddler needs.
  • Performs administrative duties = for example, training on manualized parenting program materials, preparation of session materials for families, and maintenance of records.
  • Participates in team meetings and answers logistical questions.
  • Schedules and conducts Connect to Baby Sessions - either in the home or at Martha's Table. 
  • Collects and logs pre- and post-assessment data.


  • Caring, outgoing professional male
  • Preference for enrollment or graduation from an accredited college or university with a Master's in social work, child development, clinical psychology, counseling or related field
  • Experience as a parent and/or working with infants/toddlers
  • Caring attitude toward mothers, fathers and young children 
  • Creativity in solving problems and planning activities
  • Flexible schedule  
  • Experience working in collaborative or partnership situations
  • Effective listening and strong verbal and written communication skills required.
  • Ability to interact comfortably with diverse people at all different levels - from other staff in the program to parents and children.
  • Male with an outgoing, caring male professional​

The Facilitator/ Research Assistant position is both part-time and temporary (6-months beginning on or about August 2017).

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